|Stop 4 Komotion - Shaping San Francisco|
Bending Over Backwards Audio Tour: Stop 4: Komotion International, an underground music and performance space at 2779 16th Street, 1986-1997.
Keywords: music; punk; world beat; Robin Ballinger; Sasha Lilly; Komotion; 1980s; 1990s; San Francisco
|Against the Grain: Art, Politics, and the Gentrification of San Francisco - Shaping San Francisco|
Why has the Bay Area been such a cauldron for the melding of art and politics? And what did a period of heightened gentrification do to San Francisco's radical culture? Komotion International, the legendary artist collective and performance, music, and art space -- which nurtured musicians like Michael Franti, Consolidated, and Primus -- epitomized the spirt of rebellion and creativity, leaving a deep mark...
Keywords: Music; punk; underground; San Francisco; 1980s; 1990s; Komotion; world music